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Catherine Celeste (VanName) Cloyes (1831 - 1910)

Catherine Celeste Cloyes formerly VanName
Born in New Yorkmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 17 Aug 1858 [location unknown]
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Died at age 78 in Washington, District of Columbia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Feb 2021
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Buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, DC. Catherine was born in 1831.

Catharine was born about 1829. She is the daughter of William Van Name and Rachel Hicks.

Research Note

This appears to be possibly the same as Katherine Celeste VanName. Same parents, but born 06/03/1831. More research needed.


  • Research of Col. Manchester.
  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), Catharine Vanname in household of Rachel Vanname, Buffalo, ward 2, Erie, New York, United States; citing family 706, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Ward Family Genealogy p. 402.
  • Burial: "U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current"
    Ancestry Record 60525 #12838153 (accessed 19 December 2021)
    Catherine Celeste Cloyes burial (died on 18 May 1910) in Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States of America.

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Van Name-28 and VanName-41 appear to represent the same person because: VanName is LNAB for the merge. Thank you!
posted by Maggie N.

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